Academic/Athletic Football Standouts Named To 'Golden Dozen' Team

The Westchester Chapter of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame has cited football standouts for both athletic and academic excellence with its Scholar-Athlete or "Golden Dozen" team.

The 2015 Golden Dozen recipients at the 42nd annual dinner held this past January.
The 2015 Golden Dozen recipients at the 42nd annual dinner held this past January. Photo Credit: File photo

This year’s winners will be honored in January at the 43rd annual awards banquet at the Westchester Country Club in Rye.

This year's honorees are:

Liam Butler - Archbishop Stepinac

Michael Calicchia - Iona Prep

Christian Donahoe - Mahopac High School

Matthew Farber - Rye Country Day School

Louis Filippelli - Byram Hills High School

Daniel Negron - Archbishop Stepinac

Stephen Nicholas - Scarsdale High School

Chase Pratt - Rye High School

Michael Rolfe - Scarsdale High School

Andrew Schultz - Eastchester High School

Timothy Weir - Bronxville High School

Ryan Wolitzer - Rye Country Day School

The following are Golden Dozen honorable-mention honorees:

Thomas Avery - White Plains High School

Jack Drillock - Pleasantville High School

Zachery Evans - Harrison High School

Nicholas Gutfleish - The Hackley School

Patrick Hull - Rye High School

Jibril Kapadia - Dobbs Ferry High School

Jeffrey Lefkowitz - Horace Greeley High School

Peter Matt - Mamaroneck High School

Terrell Morrison - Archbishop Stepinac

Michael Nannariello - Harrison High School

Elijah Ngbokoli - The Hackley School

Samuel Squadron - Scarsdale High School

Jack Witte - Harrison High School

Marc Xie - Horace Greeley High School

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